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Up with Steve Kornacki: Rand Paul and the Rest of the GOP

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Is Rand Paul too radical for the GOP?

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Up with Steve Kornacki: The House GOP Reaffirms Opposition to the Senate Immigration Bill

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Immigration reform, the Gang of Eight, and the House GOP.

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Up with Steve Kornacki: Sptizer’s back but for how Long?

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Eliot Spitzer’s prostitution scandal is behind him and he’s poised to make a political comeback.

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Up with Steve Kornacki: It’s Now Legal to Carry Concealed Weapons in Public in Every State

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As of Tuesday, it’s now legal to carry a concealed weapon in public in every state in the nation. Representative Robin Kelly (D-Ill) joins the conversation.

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Up with Steve Kornacki: The NRA Goes After Manchin

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New developments in the gun control debate and why the National Rifle Association is going after Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) and not Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA).

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Up with Steve Kornacki: What You Get for Embarassing the Speaker of the House of Representatives

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The GOP, the farm bill and food stamps.

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Up with Steve Kornacki: President Obama’s Political Brand Is No Longer Chicago’s

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Mark Leibovich’s “This Town” and whether President Obama has changed Washington or has it changed him?

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The Washington Post’s She The People: The George Zimmerman case: Women will now decide

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Ask mothers of black boys about the shooting death of Trayvon Benjamin Martin and you will learn what they believe to be a self-evident truth.

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NPR’S TELL ME MORE WITH MICHEL MARTIN: THE ZIMMERMAN TRIAL IN THE COURT OF PUBLIC OPINION

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Michelle Bernard joins Tell Me More with Michel Martin to discuss the Zimmerman trial and social media.

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The Washington Post’s She The People: Rachel Jeantel Proves that this July 4th, Jim Crow Lives

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The treatment of a prosecution witness in the George Zimmerman murder trial and the reasoning of the US Supreme Court in striking down the heart of the Voting Rights Act make clear that America has a race problem.

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